Mobile phone and cash stolen in robbery

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Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses after a robbery in which a man had his mobile phone and cash stolen earlier this morning.

At about 1.20am, a 36-year-old man was walking along Veryan Place, Fishermead, in the direction of Springfield, when he was approached by three men.

One of the men pulled out a knife and demanded that he empty his pockets. When the victim turned around he could see another man behind him also holding a knife.

The victim handed over his black Nokia mobile phone and £70. He was not injured.

The offenders were all in their early twenties.

One was black, of stocky build and was wearing a yellow hooded jumper with blue or black jeans. He had a kitchen knife with a 2ins blade and black handle. The second man was white, slim, and was wearing a blue baseball cap with NY written on front, a beige jumper and black jeans. He had a flick knife with a slim blade. The third man was slim and was wearing a jumper and jeans.

Police would like to speak to anyone who witnessed the offence, recognises the description of the offenders, or who saw the offenders in the area around the time of the incident.

Anyone with information should contact Det Con Sam Reynolds at Milton Keynes police station, via the 24-hour Police Enquiry Centre on 101.

If you don’t want to speak directly to the police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at crimestoppers-uk.org.